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Trains to Edinburgh

Visiting Edinburgh

Edinburgh (Waverley) train station is set in the centre of the city, in between its Old and New Town. It's a 10-minute walk up Castle Rock to the medieval Edinburgh Castle, and 12 minutes' walk from the University of Edinburgh. Airlink buses to Edinburgh Airport depart from outside the station (30-minute journey). There are regular trains to Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Central, and services to Dundee 2 or 3 times hourly. Trains to London Kings Cross depart once or twice an hour. There are also services to Bristol Temple Meads and Manchester Airport.

Edinburgh Live Departures & Arrivals

Trains from Edinburgh

Last updated
Due Destination
On Time
23:54
10 ScotRail
Tweedbank
On Time
23:56
13 ScotRail
Bathgate

Trains to Edinburgh

Last updated XX_ARRIVALS_LAST_UPDATED_XX
Due Origin
Delayed 4m
23:52 Exp 23:56
16 ScotRail
Aberdeen
Early
23:55 Exp 23:53
11 ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
On Time
00:08
2 CrossCountry
Aberdeen
On Time
00:15
14 ScotRail
Dunblane
On Time
00:23
15 ScotRail
Perth
On Time
00:23
1 ScotRail
Tweedbank
On Time
00:26
10 ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
00:38
- Caledonian Sleeper
Aberdeen
Delayed 29m
01:10 Exp 01:39
2 Caledonian Sleeper
Fort William
Data sourced from Network Rail, National Rail Enquiries, Transport for London.

Facilities & Services at Edinburgh

Edinburgh is a station in East London operated by Network Rail. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. Thankfully, there are toilets. All platforms are step free accessible. There's at least one cashpoint. The station is staffed full time. There is a long stay car park with 617 spaces available at this station. There are 223 spaces to lock up your bike as well. There is a staffed ticket office and it is open at the following times - Monday - Friday: 05:00 - 23:59, Saturday: 05:00 - 23:59, Sunday: 07:00 - 23:59.

Address
Edinburgh station, Princes Street, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH1 1BB
Operator
Network Rail
Staffing Level
Full time
CCTV
Yes
Customer Information Systems
Departure Screens, Announcements, Arrival Screens
Ticket Office
Location:

In the Travel Centre

Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 05:00 - 23:59
Saturday: 05:00 - 23:59
Sunday: 07:00 - 23:59
Advanced Tickets can only be purchased between 09:30 and 18:30 Monday-Sunday.
Ticket Machines
Yes
Prepurchase Collection
Yes
Smartcards
Issued
No
Validators
No
Customer Services
Please ask a welcome host or at the travel centre / mobility assistance room or at the customer information point in the centre of the main concourse
Left Luggage
Yes
0131 516 9834
For more information visit Left Baggage
Lost Property
0330 024 0215
Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 09:00 - 17:30
First Class Lounge
Yes

Opening Hours

London North Eastern Railway

  • Mon-Fri 06:30-21:00
  • Sat 09:00-17:30
  • Sun 09:45-19:00

Located

London North Eastern lounge is opposite platform 4

Tickets Accepted in London North Eastern Railway First Class Lounge

  • Fully inter-available First Class Season Ticket (i.e. tickets not specific to one train company)
  • Any First Class Anytime ticket valid for travel on the London North Eastern Railway route
  • Virgin Trains First Class tickets for travel on the West Coast route
  • Any London North Eastern Railway First Class packages
  • First Advance (routed LNER & connections)
  • LNER First Class Reader Offer (routed LNER & connections)
  • LNER First Class Flat Fare (routed LNER & connections)
  • LNER Rewards First Class Leisure Single (routed LNER & connections)
  • LNER Self-Print First Class Upgrade voucher (routed LNER & connections)
  • Inclusive Tour Tickets (eg. Superbreak)
  • Weekend First
  • Caledonian Sleeper First Class

Restricted tickets
All First Class tickets valid only on other train operators

Assistance dogs and other well behaved dogs on leads will be permitted in all London North Eastern Railway First Class Lounges.

Facilities

Toilets, Meeting rooms, TV, newspapers, screens with updated train information, telephone

Refreshments

Complimentary: tea/coffee/hot chocolate/orange juice/water/ biscuits

Wi-Fi

Yes

Showers

Accessible showers are currently unavailable due to refurbishment.

Seated Area
No
Waiting Rooms
Yes
Trolleys
Yes
Refreshment facilities
Yes
Coffee shop Public House/Bar Food outlet (Seating available)
Toilets
Yes
Baby changing facilities
Yes
Pay phones
Yes
Cards and Coins
Public Wi-Fi
Yes
Web Kiosk
No
Postbox
Yes
Located on the concourse
Tourist Information Office
No
ATM Machine
Yes
Located on concourse Located by the ticket office
Bureau de Change
Yes
Shops
Yes
Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Step Free Access
Whole Station

There is step free access to all parts of the station with lifts and escalators giving access to the platforms

Customer Help Points
Yes
There is a Customer Information Point in the Main Concourse opposite the main departure boards.
Staff Help

Assistance is available from welcome hosts, the travel centre, and the mobility assistance office as well as the customer information point in the main concourse.

The Mobility Assistance Room is located opposite platform 4.

Monday - Friday: 04:00 - 00:45
Saturday: 04:00 - 00:45
Sunday: 06:00 - 00:45
Induction Loop
Yes
Accessible Ticket Machines
No

All Virgin Trains East Coast machines are DDA compliant in the Travel Centre

Accessible Booking Office Counter
No
All ticket office windows are DDA complaint with lowered ledges for disabled passengers.

No lowered counter

Ramp for Train Access
Yes
Accessible Taxis
Unknown

Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.

Accessible Public Telephones
Unknown

Available in part on the main concourse during Station Opening times

National Key Toilets
Yes

At entrance to Public Toilets

Ticket Gate
Yes
Automatic Ticket Gates operate at Platforms 12-18.
Impaired Mobility Pick-up Points
Yes

A drop off area is located at Calton Road, an assistance call point is located beside the lift.

Assistance is available to and from platforms, please call in advance to use this service. Please contact customer services of the relevant train operator: London North Eastern Railway - 03457 225 333. Virgin Trains - 0845 744 3366. ScotRail - 0845 6015 929

Wheelchair Loan
Yes
Bicycle Parking
Yes
Storage Location

Cycle storage can be found in the station: by the lift at Platform 2 (37 spaces) Platform 3 (68 Spaces) and adjacent to Platform 19 (86 Spaces). Additional cycle spaces are available in New Street car park (32 spaces).

Storage Spaces
223
Storage Sheltered
Yes
Storage CCTV
Yes
Please do not leave panniers, bags or trailers attached to bicycles or racks. Panniers, bags or trailers attached to bicycles will be removed and deposited in lost property, a fee may be charged for their return.
Car Park
New Street: Long Stay
Operator
APCOA
Phone number
0345 077 4224
Opening hours
Monday - Friday: 04:00 - 00:45
Weekend: 06:00 - 00:45
Number of spaces
617
Charges
Yes

To book online parking see http://www.trainstationparking.co.uk/

Location for Rail Replacement Services

Buses pick up/drop off outside the station on Jeffrey Street.

Taxi Rank
Yes

Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station.

Bus Services
Yes

Buses can be found on Princess Street exit 1. Lothian Buses provide a network of daily and frequent bus services around the city. For details please visit: www.lothianbuses.com

All Lothian buses are accessible and can be lowered to give step free access and have a dedicated mobility space.

Buy an Edinburgh PLUSBUS ticket with you train ticket, for unlimited bus travel around the whole of Edinburgh. For details please visit: www.plusbus.info

Edinburgh Tram stop can be found just outside the station entrance. The tram route runs from Edinburgh Airport to York Place in the City Centre. For full details please visit: www.edinburghtrams.com

Metro Services
Yes

No metro available.

Airport
Yes

Daily, frequent 'Airlink 100' express shuttle bus, operated by Lothian Buses. For details: www.lothianbuses.com

Through-tickets from National Rail stations to Edinburgh Airport are available via Edinburgh Waverley - ask for a "EDINBURGH AIRPORT" ticket (ticket code K671);